23-28 February 2020
Africa/Johannesburg timezone
See YouTube for CNNP2020 presentations!


The conference will be held at the African Pride Arabella Hotel & Spa, situated in the countryside in the Kogelberg Biosphere near the seaside resort towns of Kleinmond and Hermanus, 70 km from iThemba LABS and within an hour's drive from Cape Town.

The African Pride Arabella Hotel & Spa, Autograph Collection provides a unique opportunity for guests to experience a perfect blend of luxury and rare natural beauty, the perfect environment for undisturbed academic discourse. After a busy day, delegates can indulge in an array of dining options, relax at the luxurious spa, or lounge beside sparkling swimming pools. The hotel provides easy access to world-famous whale-watching destinations (although whale season is typically July - December) and exciting outdoor activities. There is also a signature golf course, which is ranked in the top 10 in South Africa.

Delegates should make accommodation reservations directly with the Arabella Hotel & Spa. Special rates have been negotiated for the CNNP2020 delegates - please use the secure link on the accommodation page.

** Please note that we have become aware of a possible scam regarding accommodation.  ** Should you receive a phone call for accommodation booking, please ignore.  

Arrangements will be made by the conference organisers for transport between the airport and the conference venue for conference delegates.